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Feb 23, 2013 6:00pm EST
benefits or long-term equity, it just made sense, if they were all going to be in one city, put them in a house together. now their problem is how they're going to live together in terms of how they share the food and the bathrooms and so forth, but at least they're in the house. c-span: you have an investment club in your church. >> guest: that's right. right. c-span: how did an investment club get into a church? >> guest: well, what happened was, about a year and a half ago, i had a meeting. i meet on monday nights with about 120 men, and i was looking at the stock market as--at that point, i guess it was doing about 7,000. and i said to the men that night, 'you know, the stock market about three or four years ago was doing 4,000, and people were rejoicing about it. today the market hit 7,000. does that mean anything to anyone in this room? how many of you have investments in stocks and bonds?' only three hands went up. and when that--when i saw that, i said, 'my god, i have to do something about this.' so i asked them where their investments were, and to my surprise, the majority
Feb 9, 2013 6:00pm EST
-span: the rape of nanking, 1937, was what? >> guest: that was when the japanese troops entered the city of nanking and, again, just like the death march, this crazy evil took over, and they spent systematically murdering and raping hundred -- almost 100,000 women. it was another one of the great atrocities of world war ii. c-span: were -- were any american nurses ever raped by the japanese? >> guest: they were not. there was an attempted rape on corregidor by a japanese soldier after the surrender. one of the things the nurses -- and they had no guideline to go by, nothing to follow, so they said, 'look, we're gonna stay together as a group.' they figured there'd be safety in numbers. and they all slept in this one lateral, one tunnel. but one of the nurses decided she was gonna sleep someplace else, and one night a japanese soldier climbed over the -- the wall and tried to rape her. she escaped. but that was as nearest as any sexual assault happened with the nurses. c-span: what -- do you know the name of that nurse? >> guest: yes. it was mary brown menzies. c-span: is she still alive?
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